The transition from Merse
to Norn Iron was remarkably painless. And what a glorious day up North. All those relis usually snug (and smug) in Lunnon town would have looked right eejits had they travelled up to Scotland in their usual array of fleeces. The hottest 27 October ever recorded in the UK (including Lunnon) was in the Scottish Highlands and I don't suppose Hutton was far behind. Yes those folks up there will remember the 27th October of 05 until they are well passed their anecdotage and we sun bronzed northerners will never travel south without our oiled Hebridean sweaters and Borders Cashmere. 'I well remember sun bathing in Glasca Toon and believe it or not the sun was down those past three hours or so-don't have October 27s like that any more and certainly not in them effete Hame Counties south of Watford. Brings me in mind of ......' And so in until death do them part.
And it is quite warm here as well.